The North Korean authorities have dispatched two substantial groups of security personnel to Chinese cities, Daily NK has learned. The agents from the..
Recently, North Korean state print and broadcast media have
been promoting the all-female Moranbong Band as they tour northerly Yangkang
Province. Media coverage has cen..
The North Korean authorities regularly organize a fireworks
display to commemorate the anniversary of Kim Il Sung’s birth on April 15th. In fact, there have been two such di..
The term "Highest Dignity" has entered common
use among the North Korean populace as a way to refer to Kim Jong Eun, Daily NK
has learned. A source in Sinuij..
Special pin badges featuring likenesses of both Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il were once symbols of power and prestige in North Korea; however, their value has reportedl..
North Korea has seen a protracted period of market stability
of late, which appears to have triggered rising property values, Daily NK sources say. In times of instability..
200 young North Korean women from South Pyongan Province were sent to Shenyang in China last year to work, Daily NK has learned. Though the group's parents have been info..
Today marked the first session of the North
Korean state legislature elected since the beginning of the Kim Jong Eun era. However, Daily
NK has received word of widespr..
Following on from the recent incarceration of 30 Pyongyang
residents on charges of making contact with religious groups while in China,
the North Korean authorities are in..
A significant number of the street children who were rounded up and housed in orphanages in the middle of last year upon the orders of Kim Jong Eun have run away to avoid ba..